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Motorleaf’s $2.85M Seed Round Accelerates AI in Greenhouse Operations

Leading Investors Back Dynamic AI Technology That Improves Yield Predictions, Maximizes Profits MONTREAL, CANADA – May 15, 2018 – Motorleaf – an artificial intelligence startup focused on bringing actionable, data-driven insights to greenhouse and indoor operators –announced today it has

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Applications Now Open for The Radicle Automation Competition

Startups specializing in agriculture automation can now apply for a $250,000 minimum investment IRVINE, Calif. (April 10, 2018) – Western Growers and Radicle Growth have partnered to create The Radicle Automation Challenge, a competition where AgTech automation entrepreneurs are eligible

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WINNER ANNOUNCED for World Agri-Tech 2018 Pitch Day and The Radicle Challenge

An agtech startup from Kansas, USA has been announced as the winner of the World Agri-Tech 2018 Pitch Day, which this year partnered with acceleration fund Radicle Growth to create The Radicle Challenge, an unprecedented $250,000 investment opportunity for the

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BioLumic Closes Series A to Harness the Power of Ultraviolet Light for Farmers Around the Globe

Leading Ag Investors Back Novel Method to Sustainably Improve Crop Performance and Yield Palmerston North, New Zealand — March 14, 2018 — BioLumic, creators of the first ultraviolet (UV) crop yield enhancement system, today announced the close of $5 million

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$250,000 catalyst investment offered by Radicle for agtech startups at the 2018 World Agri-Tech Summit

For startups and emerging agribusiness technology innovators, the toughest challenge is securing the necessary investment to power up their business capabilities and outputs. How do you gain traction and support in a competitive market? Rethink Events, hosts of the World

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Radicle Taps Experts from DuPont Pioneer to Help AgTech Startups

SAN DIEGO, May 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —Radicle, an acceleration fund dedicated to growing early stage agricultural and food technology startups into proven industry leaders, today announced that Neal Gutterson, vice president of research and development, and Dan Cosgrove, vice president

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AgTech Investment is Booming

SAN DIEGO, April 17, 2017 — If it seems to you advanced ag technology is invading farm fields across America, you should see Silicon Valley. Investors have poured more than $10 billion into agtech inventions since 2014, according to AgFunder,

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Full Harvest raises $2 million to stop farmers from tossing ‘ugly’ fruit and veggies

SAN DIEGO, April 12, 2017 — Full Harvest, a San Francisco-based startup, has raised $2 million in seed funding to reduce food waste at the farm level. Founded by Christine Moseley, formerly the head of business development for cold-pressed juice

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Radicle Adds More Seasoned Venture Partners

SAN DIEGO, March 28, 2017 — Radicle, an acceleration fund dedicated to growing early stage agricultural and food technology startups into proven industry leaders, today announced the appointment of Kieran Furlong, Salim Rayes and Michael Totora to its venture partner

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Why are there no unicorns in AgTech?

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25, 2017 — Major changes are coming to the ag and food sector. The market demands it. 7.5 billion people need to eat, after all. We are seeing two core areas of innovation in the ag sector:

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Radicle Appoints New Venture Partners

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 15, 2017 — Radicle, an accelerator fund dedicated to growing early stage agricultural and food technology startups into proven industry leaders, today announced the appointment of Jason Pyle, Paul Zorner, Sam Fiorello and Tom Urban to its

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RADICLE’S “3 TO 1” MODEL

Radicle is doing in 1 year what normally takes 3. Radicle’s model is to support companies with a meaningful equity investment to give companies enough runway to create value. In addition, Radicle is helping companies go faster by assisting the

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RADICLE PLANTS THE SEEDS FOR EARLY SUCCESS

With more than 40 global deals in the pipeline and appearances scheduled at leading AgTech conferences, Radicle is poised to aggressively impact the landscape of agriculture technology Radicle, an industry leading $15M agtech accelerator fund, today announced that in just

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